As this year’s Best of Nollywood (BON) Awards ceremony holds December 12 in Akure, Ondo State, entertainers are calling for more support from key personalities across the country to consolidate on the gains made in President Goodluck Jonathan administration. At an event where a certificate of acceptance by Ondo State
Nollywood actress and musician Tonto Dikeh recently woke up in a spiritual mood telling her fans to focus their attention on doing the needful rather than praying for their enemies. She gave the advice on her instagram page, saying they should not give preference to the so- called enemy. @tontolet:
Nigerian musical superstar Banky W has shot the video for his upcoming single entitled ‘High notes’. Banky who has just graduated from a film school in the Unites States shot the new DSTV compaq bouquet promo and he did well as attested to by Ivie Okujaiye. The video for the
HAJIYA Amina Zakari, the Acting National Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is still in the news. Her historic appointment made her the first woman to take the helms of the Commission. The appointment is, however, steeped in much controversy.
The Senate on Tuesday confirmed the appointments of the service chiefs after over four hours of rigorous screening behind closed doors. The closed-session which started at about 11:25am, ended around 3:45pm.
Lagos—A lawyer and rights activist, Kabir Akingbolu has dragged President Muhammadu Buhari before a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos over his failure to make adequate provision for the production and supply of petroleum products to all citizens at regulated prices. The post Lagos lawyer sues Buhari over inadequate fuel
The term “robber barons” was first used in the United States to describe 19th and early 20th century moguls who bought out their competition, created monopolies, rigged markets and aided government corruption in pursuit of money and power. The post Robber barons: Nigeria’s economic and political scourge appeared first on
The World Bank’s Economic Report (July 2014) states that Nigeria is one of the top five countries that has the largest number of poor people in the world. The top five countries, in terms of numbers of poor, are India (with 33 percent of the world’s poor), China (13 percent),
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation,(NNPC) has come under a fresh barrage of criticism for failing to recover full value for oil sold on behalf of the country over many years. The Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), a US based independent non profit organisation, in a report released yesterday, said the
Best 10 Gospel Hits, Africa’s emerging most prestigious gospel music countdown chart/show. And the first nation wide Gospel Music Chart courtesy of the GOSPEL MUSIC BOARD (GMB), a body comprising of Bloggers, OAP’s, DJ’s and major Promoters across Nigeria.
Iggy Azalea is on the cover of Seventeen magazine’s September 2015 issue and inside the magazine the 25-year-old entertainer talks about something that has been making the rounds in the media, which is whether or not she got a nose job. A few weeks ago she admitted to getting a
Singer Lenny Kravitz had a terrible wardrobe malfunction in Sweden on Monday night. Kravitz was performing his American Woman song in Stockholm when his pants ripped at the crotch, and out popped his tools of destruction.
Nigerian banks are currently grappling with the biggest surge in bad loans since at least 2011 after half – year results showed weak profit growth amid a struggling economy. The nine lenders (FBN Holdings, Stanbic IBTC, Unity, FCMB, Diamond, Fidelity, Skye, Union and Wema) that have released half year 2015
Against the backdrop that Nigerian banks often shy away from investing in shipping, especially vessel acquisition, BusinessDay probes show Skye, Diamond, Fidelity and First banks as four major commercial banks that have taken the lead to invest in that sector. The probe further reveals that Skye, Diamond, Fidelity and First
According to Reports coming in from Manchester and indeed Rome, Manchester City and Roma have agreed a fee that would see Edin Dzeko leave Manchester City and Join Roma Edin Dzeko is believed to be surplus to requirements at Manchester City with the presence of Aguero and the arrival of
All my pleadings that I was eight months pregnant fell on deaf ears, as they continued to beat me. I was dragged on the floor and eventually stripped n*ked. The incident attracted a sympathetic crowd, whose pleadings were ignored because the men insisted that I would follow them to the